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Study: Ga. Obamacare rates low

ATLANTA -- Georgia's average premium for insurance through the Affordable Care Act exchange is the second-lowest among the 36 states using the federally run marketplace, according to a report released Wednesday.
Paine College hosts commencement exercises in wake of campus shooting

Five years ago, Quintin Floyd left his hometown of Washington, D.C., with one goal in mind: graduate. With his family in attendance, Floyd's dream became a reality Sunday.
Making way for the new Edsel

Obamacare is the biggest clunker to roll off the Beltway assembly line.
Medicaid, PeachCare enrollment stalls

ATLANTA -- More than 50,000 uninsured Georgians have been assessed as eligible for Medicaid or PeachCare coverage through the enrollment process for the health insurance exchange.
Freedom shouldn't fade

Certainly the Founding Fathers would be surprised to learn that today the federal government believes citizens forfeit that freedom when they become employers.
Closure of Georgia hospitals endangers quality mental health care

In Georgia's traditional state hospital system plus strong community services, individuals with mental health disorders would have a safety net.
Obamacare a success so far? It's hard to say

ST. PAUL, Minn. - After more than a week in action, is a key feature of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul a success or a bust? Judging by the dearth of data, it's virtually impossible to say.
Korean officials study disaster response in Augusta

A delegation from the Ministry of Health & Welfare of South Korea toured Augusta facilities Monday to study disaster preparedness at the local level.
Affordable Care Act: Feds unveil premiums on state exchange

A family of four in Atlanta with an income of $50,000 per year can buy the cheapest "bronze" plan in the upcoming health insurance exchange for $138 per month.
Feds underwrite 5 new health centers in state

Federal officials have awarded $19 million nationally to create new health care centers, including five in Georgia.